vae

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See also: VAE, -vae, va'e, and -vä

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

vae (plural vaes)

  1. Alternative form of voe (sea inlet)

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Italic *wai, from Proto-Indo-European *wai. Cognate with English woe.

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

vae

  1. woe, alas
    • Vae victīs!
      • Woe to the conquered!
    • Vae, putō deus fīō.
      • Dear me, I think I'm becoming a god.

Usage notes[edit]

Takes the dative

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Palu'e[edit]

vae

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian *waiʀ, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *wahiʀ.

Noun[edit]

vae

  1. water (clear liquid H₂O)

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

vae

  1. Obsolete spelling of vai

Rapa Nui[edit]

Verb[edit]

vae

  1. choose